|Position:||Wide receiver / Return specialist|
|Date of birth:||June 14, 1989|
|Place of birth:||Midway, Alabama|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Weight:||189 lb (86 kg)|
|High school:||Eufaula (AL)|
|NFL draft:||2011 / Round: 3 / Pick: 83|
|Career highlights and awards|
Career NFL statistics as of Week 2, 2014
|Stats at NFL.com|
Jerrel Marquis Jernigan (born June 14, 1989) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Troy.
He was considered one of the best wide receiver prospects for the 2011 NFL Draft. He was a starter all four years for the Trojans. Jernigan's body frame and playing style was compared to the likes of DeSean Jackson and Steve Smith.
New York Giants
Jernigan was drafted by the New York Giants 83rd overall in the 2011 NFL Draft.
- Career statistics and player information from NFL.com • ESPN • Pro-Football-Reference
- Troy Trojans bio